Category Archives: Features

Dignified end in sight for Sir Ambrose Shea Lift Bridge

It’s been more than half a century since the Sir Ambrose Shea Lift Bridge officially opened, connecting the Newfoundland and Labrador communities of Placentia and Jerseyside. The bridge was designed to span the “Placentia Gut”, a channel of water with tides that change direction every eight and a half hours….

Award Winning Work – Major rehabilitation work for Vancouver’s SeaBus berthing structure

When The Coast Mountain Bus Company Ltd. (owned by TransLink) needed to retrofit its aging SeaBus berthing structures and maintenance facility, it settled on the company with the lowest bid. Fortunately, it was also the company that had done several minor retrofits over the past three decades. “This was the…

High-Profile Projects – Berkel & Company Contractors showcase extensive capabilities

The San Francisco 49ers’ new Levi’s Stadium and the APM Tunnel Extension at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport are just two recent projects that called for the proven expertise and experience of the Berkel & Company Contractors Inc. team of professionals. Both projects were prominent in the public eye and…

Distinguished History – Piling projects call for expertise

Ledcor Group of Companies is involved in several different facets of the North American construction industry. Two recent projects, in particular, have brought to the fore the company’s long and distinguished history in the pilings sector. The first is the ongoing work being done at a major oil sands mining…